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Author Olson, Paul A.

Title Beyond a common joy [electronic resource] : an introduction to Shakespearean comedy / Paul A. Olson.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 347 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-332) and index.
Contents On historical understandings of Shakespeare's works -- Shakespeare and the invention of grand comic form -- Shakespearean comedic myths -- Biblical story and festival enter Shakespearean comedy -- Empire and conquest in the comedies -- Measure for measure as form, myth, and Scripture.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Comedies.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Humor.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780803215740 (cloth : alk. paper)
0803215746 (cloth : alk. paper)

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